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More trouble for Trudeau India trip over invitation error, claims of Modi snub

More trouble for Trudeau India trip over invitation error, claims of Modi snub

OTTAWA — The stunning oversight that allowed a man convicted of attempted murder to be invited to a party in New Delhi with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is rocking Canada's ties with India just as the government is trying to boost trade in Asia.
Truce called, wine flows again, in B.C.-Alberta trade war over pipeline

Truce called, wine flows again, in B.C.-Alberta trade war over pipeline

VICTORIA — The Alberta government accepted an olive branch from British Columbia and suspended its ban on the province's wine Thursday in a dispute over the Trans Mountain pipeline. Alberta Premier Rachel Notley took the step after B.C.

Lancet series calls on Canada for concrete action on Indigenous, global health

OTTAWA — Canada's appalling record on Indigenous health is undermining its efforts to be a global health leader.

Expectations high that federal budget will make big investments in cybersecurity

OTTAWA — Government and industry insiders have high expectations next week's federal budget will contain big investments to help Canada reinforce its cybersecurity defences in an age of heightened global threats to businesses, privacy and democracy.
Trump floats two-step plan for gun control: More guns, more control

Trump floats two-step plan for gun control: More guns, more control

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is floating a unique two-step move on gun control. It involves both more guns and more controls. The additional guns would be inside schools.
In the news today, Feb. 23

In the news today, Feb. 23

Six stories in the news for Friday, Feb. 23 ——— SYSTEM FAILED TINA FONTAINE, SAY INDIGENOUS LEADERS A walk will be held in Winnipeg today to honour Tina Fontaine, a day after the man accused of killing her was found not guilty.
CP NewsAlert: Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond wins Olympic bronze medal in women's figure skating

CP NewsAlert: Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond wins Olympic bronze medal in women's figure skating

GANGNEUNG, Korea, Republic Of — Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond has won a bronze medal in women's figure skating at the Winter Olympics. The reigning world silver medallist from Marystown, N.L., skating to music from "Black Swan," scored 152.

Quebec woman pleads guilty in Australian cocaine smuggling case

MONTREAL — A 24-year-old woman who was one of three Quebecers in Australia charged with drug smuggling has pleaded guilty to importing cocaine in commercial quantities.

Auto and agri-food sectors need funds to survive Pacific trade deal, Wynne says

TORONTO — Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne says the province's automotive and agri-food sectors will need billions in funding from the federal government to survive the impact of the recently rebooted Trans-Pacific Partnership.

A look at some reaction to the verdict in the Tina Fontaine case in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG — A Winnipeg jury has acquitted Raymond Cormier, 56, of the second-degree murder of 15-year-old Tina Fontaine.